Tuesday October 11, 2016
Today is an A DAY
Lunch Today: Beef Stew, Crackers & Dinner roll, smoothie, fruit, juice, vegetable & milk
If you paid for an ASB sticker and have not yet had one put on your new Student ID card come see Tammy in the office.
Did you want to go to Costa Rica but missed the required parent meeting? Would you like to watch spider monkeys make death defying leaps through the rainforest, or help leatherback sea turtle hatchlings make their way to the sea? Well, you are in luck. We actually have several openings for new participants for this coming summer! Mrs. Marine and Ms. Hagadone would like to offer these spots to any interested 7th or 8th graders for this coming summer. All you need to do is contact Ms. Marine before Wednesday to find out about the details. Our first Costa Rica meeting is Friday, October 14th.
There will be a meeting for all interested in wrestling this year on Tuesday October 11 at 2:30 in Mr. Ross' room. All aspects of the season will be covered as well as paperwork and grades. Please plan on attending if you plan on trying out. Season starts on Monday Oct. 24th. so if you have D's or F's in classes you better pull them up or you will not be eligible to attend practices. Good luck.
Sandpoint Teen Center is now open!!!! Free to all 7th - 12th graders - Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 2:30-5:00pm. Wednesday 1:30-5:00pm. Come for fun, games, free food and art. Homework tutors available. Earn $25.00 if you help cook meals! Earn bonus bucks to be used in our store when you participate.
Buy your yearbook now for $20.00. The cost increases to $25.00 starting November 1st.
The Middle School does not have room to store all the equipment that kids are bringing to school. You can no longer store it in the office so please do not take it in there. The Middle School will however help find a spot for our activities (golf,tennis) to place the equipment of the programs we sponsor. If you are a football or lacrosse player please make alternative plans in storing and retrieving your equipment.
Please help us with our 31st Annual Coats 4 Kids Drive! Cold days are just around the corner, and we want to make sure everyone has a coat to keep them warm! Drop off new or gently used coats, winter hats, scarves, gloves, mittens, and boots. We will accept all sizes from infants to adults. Starting September 9th until October 31 the donation box will be in the hall by the office.
The Halloween dance is coming up on Friday October 28th. All Library fines must be paid or you will not be able to attend the dance. The last day to pay fines will be Wednesday October 26th.
North Idaho Mountain Sports Education Fund, Inc. is a nonprofit organization whose goal is to help bring skiing and snowboarding to local kids. NIMSEF exists to provide all the children of our community an opportunity to participate in skiing/snowboarding. They sponsor ages 7-17, based on economic need. More information and a copy of the application will be on the table in the hall by the counselors office. Information is also available at www.nimsef.com.
Upcoming Dates to Remember
Thursday October 20 - Picture retakes during 1st period in the cafeteria
Friday October 28th - Halloween dance
Cross Country practice: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 2:30-4:15pm
Volleyball practice: Monday through Friday
7th grade 2:30-4:00pm
8th grade 4:00-5:30pm
Tennis practice at Travers Park: Monday, Tuesday and Thursday 2:45-4:15pm
Golf practice: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 3:00-5:00pm. Bus route 9 after school 5th bus in line will take you to the Elks. Parents must pick you up at 5:00 or after practice.
Volleyball games this week: Tuesday: 7th and 8th grade play here against Priest River game starts at 3:30
Thursday: 7th grade plays here against Lakeland game starts at 3:30
8th grade plays at Lakeland. Bus leaves at 2:15.
Cross Country: Tuesday Meet at Higgins Pt. Bus leaves at 2:00.
SMS has two lost and found areas. One is in the table area in the hallway near the school office, and the other area is the table at the 8th grade exit. Please check these areas for lost items. Thank you